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Top 200 Highest Paying Jobs in Arizona

The top 200 highest paying jobs in Arizona (ranked by annual average salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid workers) and the number of employment of each job in Arizona are also shown. We note from the table that the highest paying profession in Arizona is other physicians and surgeons with an average annual salary of $205,760. The second highest paying job is general internists (average salary $202,590). The salary and the employment information in Arizona is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in April 2018 [1].

Table 1. 200 Highest Paying Jobs in Arizona

Job Description Average Salary i # of Empl i
1 Other Physicians and Surgeons
$205,760
5,720
2 General Internists
$202,590
610
3 Obstetricians and Gynecologists
$192,220
380
4 Family and General Practitioners
$187,780
3,150
5 Other Specialists Dentists
$185,020
110
6 Psychiatrists
$183,780
820
7 General Dentists
$166,990
2,620
8 Chief Executives
$166,300
7,170
9 Nurse Anesthetists
$146,380
170
10 Podiatrists
$139,530
210
11 Computer and Information Systems Managers
$129,220
7,000
12 Pharmacists
$127,540
6,740
13 General Pediatricians
$124,810
1,010
14 Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates
$123,490
740
15 Architectural and Engineering Managers
$119,210
3,410
16 Petroleum Engineers
$117,250
110
17 Optometrists
$117,010
660
18 Physicists
$116,320
60
19 Air Traffic Controllers
$113,120
360
20 Postsecondary Health Specialties Teachers
$111,720
3,750
21 Chemical Engineers
$110,540
70
22 Computer Hardware Engineers
$109,810
1,140
23 Postsecondary Law Teachers
$107,790
150
24 Sales Engineers
$107,760
1,830
25 Compensation and Benefits Managers
$107,280
290
26 Lawyers
$107,270
9,500
27 Nurse Practitioners
$106,130
3,120
28 Computer and Information Research Scientists
$104,440
260
29 Biomedical Engineers
$103,300
290
30 Electrical Engineers
$103,190
4,160
31 Systems Software Developers
$102,620
11,330
32 Nurse Midwives
$102,410
30
33 Postsecondary Economics Teachers
$102,200
80
34 Animal Scientists
$101,050
100
35 Marketing Managers
$100,470
5,860
36 Postsecondary Engineering Teachers
$100,180
360
37 Other Psychologists
$100,110
150
38 Computer Network Architects
$99,240
2,780
39 Financial Managers
$98,620
11,370
40 Physician Assistants
$98,030
2,340
41 Aerospace Engineers
$97,170
2,130
42 Sales Managers
$96,440
11,100
43 Political Scientists
$96,320
100
44 Purchasing Managers
$96,140
1,630
45 Veterinarians
$95,980
1,360
46 Applications Software Developers
$94,740
14,970
47 Medical and Health Services Managers
$94,340
8,100
48 Postsecondary Physics Teachers
$93,820
220
49 All Other Managers
$93,690
8,790
50 Postsecondary Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers
$93,570
160
51 Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers
$93,320
340
52 Environmental Science Teachers
$93,170
50
53 Power Distributors and Dispatchers
$93,100
190
54 Postsecondary Geography Teachers
$92,940
60
55 Postsecondary Library Science Teachers
$92,160
40
56 First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives
$92,030
2,790
57 Natural Sciences Managers
$92,020
1,020
58 Atmospheric and Space Scientists
$91,730
90
59 Industrial Engineers
$90,310
4,120
60 Architects (Except Landscape and Naval)
$90,240
1,290
61 Engineers, All Other
$90,170
2,210
62 Dental Hygienists
$89,370
2,870
63 Computer Systems Analysts
$88,480
13,170
64 Economists
$88,350
100
65 Electronics Engineers (Non Computer)
$88,210
5,340
66 Occupational Therapists
$87,790
1,800
67 Mechanical Engineers
$87,730
4,190
68 Industrial Production Managers
$87,490
2,890
69 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, and Relay
$87,310
420
70 Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels
$87,270
50
71 Actuaries
$86,690
160
72 Other Physical Scientists
$86,610
80
73 Astronomers
$86,410
240
74 Database Administrators
$86,240
2,420
75 Public Relations and Fundraising Managers
$86,160
1,290
76 Training and Development Managers
$86,040
1,010
77 Postsecondary Biological Science Teachers
$85,580
710
78 Physical Therapists
$85,550
3,400
79 Human Resources Managers
$85,120
3,010
80 Postsecondary Computer Science Teachers
$85,120
420
81 Postsecondary Sociology Teachers
$84,240
80
82 Farm Products Buyers and Purchasing Agents
$83,850
40
83 Information Security Analysts
$83,720
2,820
84 Diagnostic Medical Sonographers
$82,640
1,850
85 Postsecondary Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers
$82,590
650
86 Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers
$82,560
3,100
87 Social Scientists and Related Workers
$82,210
490
88 Materials Engineers
$82,200
1,060
89 Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers
$82,020
1,400
90 Detectives and Criminal Investigators
$81,800
5,910
91 Nuclear Medicine Technologists
$81,700
280
92 Construction Managers
$81,410
6,630
93 General and Operations Managers
$81,030
50,370
94 Geoscientists (Except Hydrologists and Geographers)
$80,540
400
95 Computer Programmers
$80,500
4,410
96 Other Computer Occupations
$80,280
7,150
97 Other Postsecondary Social Sciences Teachers
$80,080
120
98 Postsecondary Education Administrators
$79,900
2,240
99 Other Media and Communication Equipment Workers
$79,820
240
100 Postsecondary Political Science Teachers
$79,100
120
101 Mining and Geological Engineers
$79,040
320
102 Postmasters and Mail Superintendents
$78,410
150
103 Agricultural Engineers
$78,390
30
104 Power Plant Operators
$78,350
470
105 Civil Engineers
$78,100
4,800
106 Postsecondary Business Teachers
$78,100
1,090
107 Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists
$77,960
930
108 Genetic Counselors
$77,620
60
109 Anthropology and Archeology Teachers
$77,560
100
110 Personal Financial Advisors
$77,430
3,850
111 Materials Scientists
$77,290
80
112 Network and Computer Systems Administrators
$77,160
7,480
113 Airfield Operations Specialists
$77,150
290
114 Administrative Services Managers
$76,910
7,750
115 Microbiologists
$76,690
110
116 Postsecondary Communications Teachers
$76,630
380
117 Postsecondary Art, Drama, and Music Teachers
$76,460
1,730
118 Postsecondary Chemistry Teachers
$76,390
200
119 Audiologists
$76,070
220
120 Radiation Therapists
$75,650
370
121 Statisticians
$75,550
980
122 Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators
$75,470
5,450
123 Other Education Administrators
$75,350
1,060
124 Postsecondary Nursing Instructors and Teachers
$75,030
810
125 Labor Relations Specialists
$74,620
430
126 Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents
$74,450
360
127 Registered Nurses
$74,260
54,630
128 Financial Analysts
$74,170
5,570
129 Commercial Pilots
$73,690
1,630
130 Urban and Regional Planners
$73,580
700
131 Lodging Managers
$73,530
980
132 Financial Examiners
$73,370
870
133 Postsecondary History Teachers
$73,220
130
134 Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers
$73,210
110
135 Other Biological Scientists
$72,630
530
136 Soil and Plant Scientists
$72,550
210
137 Broadcast News Analysts
$72,370
170
138 Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station Operators
$72,340
100
139 Speech-Language Pathologists
$71,930
2,260
140 Other Life Scientists
$71,920
70
141 Emergency Management Directors
$71,760
140
142 Management Analysts
$71,400
10,560
143 Postsecondary Agricultural Sciences Teachers
$71,120
50
144 Anthropologists and Archeologists
$70,960
410
145 Postsecondary Mathematical Science Teachers
$70,600
1,060
146 Postsecondary Philosophy and Religion Teachers
$70,440
160
147 Funeral Service Managers
$70,320
110
148 Sociologists
$70,080
30
149 Elevator Installers and Repairers
$69,990
200
150 Postsecondary Education Teachers
$69,830
1,150
151 Logisticians
$69,650
2,500
152 Advertising and Promotions Managers
$69,580
470
153 Chiropractors
$69,500
980
154 Operations Research Analysts
$69,040
3,810
155 Other Financial Specialists
$69,000
2,110
156 Environmental Engineers
$68,850
820
157 Postsecondary Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers
$68,780
240
158 Transit and Railroad Police
$68,660
40
159 Insurance Underwriters
$68,610
1,680
160 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
$68,530
2,660
161 Other Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners
$68,240
550
162 Conservation Scientists
$68,230
300
163 Budget Analysts
$68,090
1,180
164 Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers
$68,010
11,480
165 Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers
$67,810
2,970
166 Hydrologists
$67,760
240
167 Fire Inspectors and Investigators
$67,740
250
168 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists
$67,700
1,170
169 Postsecondary Social Work Teachers
$67,640
430
170 Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products Sales Representatives
$67,490
7,150
171 Chemists
$66,920
560
172 First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers
$66,670
2,340
173 Technical Writers
$66,490
820
174 Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators
$66,340
450
175 Flight Attendants
$66,260
4,460
176 Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists
$66,160
1,720
177 Food Scientists and Technologists
$65,910
30
178 Geographers
$65,700
40
179 Postsecondary Architecture Teachers
$65,580
70
180 Postsecondary English Language and Literature Teachers
$65,510
820
181 Commercial and Industrial Designers
$65,510
250
182 Cost Estimators
$64,900
4,740
183 Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians
$64,860
2,890
184 Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors
$64,810
560
185 Other Social Workers
$64,560
1,230
186 Occupational Therapy Assistants
$64,350
570
187 Gas Plant Operators
$64,130
100
188 Court Reporters
$64,000
170
189 Radiologic Technologists
$63,990
3,560
190 Other Postsecondary Teachers
$63,870
1,780
191 Loan Officers
$63,840
8,480
192 Postsecondary Home Economics Teachers
$63,790
90
193 Landscape Architects
$63,340
590
194 Environmental Scientists and Health Specialists
$63,080
1,300
195 Avionics Technicians
$62,880
660
196 Art Directors
$62,760
470
197 Web Developers
$62,750
2,570
198 Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians
$62,720
550
199 Buyers and Purchasing Agents
$62,660
7,030
200 Accountants and Auditors
$62,480
19,300

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